44. INDOPERSIAN ARMOUR: CUIRASS, SHIELD, BAZUBAND AND KULAH KHUD HELMET, 19TH CENTURY

Origin: Indopersia, 19th century.

Dimensions:
Helmet: skull with peak 25 cm. Diameter 21,3 cm.
Cuirass: Front and back plates 30,9 x 24,4 cm. Side plates 27 x 19,9 cm.
Bazuband: length 31,9 cm.
Shield: 47,5 cm.


A kulah khud helmet, decorated with floral ornaments, long spike on the top and two horn-like tubes in the front and long face guard. Chainmail on sides and back. Round shield, richly decorated with human figures and floral motifs. With four rosettes in the center. A cuirass, consisting from the front plate, back plate and two side plates, also one bazuband. Front and back plates of the cuirass are of rectangle form, with iron tapes on sides, riveted with iron rivets. Six iron hinges for straps. Side plates also of rectangle form, with cuts for hands in the upper side, with iron tapes on sides, riveted with iron rivets. Four hinges for straps. Bazuband also with iron tapes on sides, riveted with iron rivets. Hinges are modern replacements.

Condition report: With natural patina, scratches and dents. Hinges of the bazuband are modern replacements.

Sale No 11133

Auction closed!
10 April 2019 19:00

Hammer price14.00 EUR15.00 EUR16.00 EUR17.00 EUR 500 EUR20.00 EUR21.00 EUR22.00 EUR

Estimate 700-1000 EUR

7TH MILITARY, ANTIQUES AND COLLECTIBLES AUCTION,

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